Fig Variety Details

General

Variety
LSU Scott's Black
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NPGS ID
AKA

Fantasia, Fantazia, LSU Black, LSU Scotts Black, Scott's Black, Scotts Black

Description

A premier berry-molasses flavor fig, late ripening.

This red to dark purple fig is one of the most outstanding figs. The flavor is excellent. Has better shelf life than most varieties. Well adapted to South. Plant in full sun in well drained soil.  Figs will grow in sandy as well as clay soils.  A good container plant for your deck or patio.  Self-fertile.  Height 10 to 20 feet.

Condit Monograph

n/a

Family
TBD
Type
Common
Collection
Non-Carica
Availability
Excellent
Beginner
Excellent
Origin
Louisiana, US

Strains

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Main Crop

Main Season
Mid
Main Yield
Average
Main GDD
Main Ripen Days
Main Crop Flavors
Berry, Honey, Molasses, Fruity
Main Additional Flavors
Main Fruit Size
15-30g
Main Seed Crunch
Average
Main Skin Thickness
Average
Main Eye Opening
Closed
Main Eye Description
Main Fruit Drop Resistance
Average
Main Split Resistance
Average
Main Uses
Dried, Fresh
Main Additional Notes

Breba Crop

Breba
Yes
Breba Yield
Breba GDD
Breba Flavor (Difference from Main)
Breba Ripening Days
Breba Fruit Size
Breba Seed Crunch
Breba Skin Thickness
Breba Eye Opening
Breba Eye Description
Breba Fruit Drop Resistance
Breba Split Resistance
Breba Uses
Breba Additional Notes

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Climate

Vigor
Average
Cold Hardiness
Zone
8+
FMV Resistance
High
RKN Resistance
Average
Container Adaptable
Average
Rooting Ease
Average
Produces After Die-back
Average
Rain Tolerance
Average
Additional Climate Notes

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